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Radha and Krishna

Painting
ca. 1820- ca. 1825 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Painting, opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Radha and Krishna walking in a grove; from a Rasika Priya series.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Painted in opaque watercolour on paper
Brief Description
Painting, Radha and Krishna walking in a grove, opaque watercolour on paper, Kangra, ca. 1820-1825
Physical Description
Painting, opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Radha and Krishna walking in a grove; from a Rasika Priya series.
Dimensions
  • Height: 329mm
  • Width: 241mm
  • Image within innermost painted borders height: 254mm
  • Image within innermost painted borders width: 172mm
05/06/2013 dimensions measured as part of Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project 2013
Content description
Radha and Krishna walking in a grove; from a Rasika Priya series.
Styles
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022p. 305, cat. no.66 (i)
  • Irwin, John C., Indian Art, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1968pl. 47
  • Irwin, John, C., A Brief Guide to Indian Art, H.M.S.O. 1962fig. 16
  • Irwin, John; Indian Art: Victoria & Albert Museum departmental guide, H.M.S.O. ISBN 0 905209117, 1978fig. 16, p. 14
Collection
Accession Number
IM.156-1914

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record createdOctober 29, 2002
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